How to Apply


Graduate or professional students, currently matriculated at Columbia University, are eligible to apply.

Terms & Duration

  • Six internships are available.
  • The internship period is Monday, June 2, 2014 through mid-May 2015, for up to 350 hours total.
    • The bulk of the work is completed during the summer.
    • Interns are encouraged to work in the fall and spring semesters as their schedules permit.
  • The rate of pay is $20.00/hour.

Application materials required

  • Current CV
  • Your cover letter should include:
    • Prior experience (if any) working with primary source materials
    • The nature of your interest in the internship
    • How the internship might relate to your graduate study
    • Advisor's name and contact information
  • Submit application materials electronically to:


  • Application materials are due no later than Friday, March 31, 2014.
  • Successful candidates will be notified by mid-April.

Contact Carrie Hintz at (212) 854-8483 or with any questions.